Lenox Square robbery victim arrested by Atlanta police

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Police say the victim had warrants out for his arrest

During a failed robbery attempt inside the Neiman Marcus at Lenox Square on Friday afternoon, Treonta Deon Williams, 30, was at the cash register when he was shot at by intruders.

The victim helped identify two of the four robbers, Jamell Gaskin-McLaughlin, 17, and Delon Maurice Robinson, 19, who were subsequently arrested and charged, WSB-TV, a Cox Media Atlanta news affiliate, reported.

Williams was also arrested and taken into police custody. Atlanta police say the victim had warrants out for his arrest.

A sign hangs outside of a Neiman Marcus store that has been shuttered by the COVID-19 pandemic at Oak Brook Center shopping mall on May 07, 2020 in Oak Brook, Illinois. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

“Upon further investigation, it was revealed that the victim in this case had an outstanding warrant and he was also taken into custody,” Officer TaSheena Brown said. “There were no injuries reported, however, the store did sustain some property damage from the gunfire.”

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